Within few hours from Thursday night to early morning Friday, Delta reported 10 new cases of COVID-19, bringing number of confirmed cases in the state to 17.
A reliable source who pleaded anonymity however, explained that the majority of the new cases were recorded in Warri and one or two in Asaba axis.
Meanwhile, a testing laboratory has been inaugurated at the State Specialist Hospital, Asaba in order to facilitate the diagnosis of suspected COVID-19 cases in the State.
Recall that the State Government had received a mobile testing laboratory through its partnership with Irrua Specialist Hospital and Pan African Network for Disease Outbreak Research and Rapid Response, PANDORA, on Monday.
The State Commissioner for Information, Charles Aniagwu confirmed that there are Currently 13 active cases, two discharged and two deaths.